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Re: Undoubtedly, an oversimplification ...

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@earthlink.net>
Date: Mon, 05 May 2014 17:20:24 -0400
Message-ID: <53680098.2060706@earthlink.net>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
On 2014-05-05 10:02 (GMT-0700) John Foliot composed:

> David, when you make sweeping statements like that, please be sure to back
> it up with some concrete evidence: can you point us to a poll or other
> reference that shows that most people over the age of 50 are dissatisfied
> with their web experience?

When you do, make sure it takes into account people who do not use computers at all 
for such reasons as:
1-the difficulties imposed by tiny everything that blocks or impedes automatic 
account of any personalization of the environment that is supposed to make things big 
2-the effects of aging on eyesight
3-eyesight that wasn't all that great even before aging started taking a toll.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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